Government enforcement increases pressure on the Dallas medical market – FBI raids and Anti-kickback settlements

During the last 12 months we have covered a wide range of articles on significant litigation by the government and the commercial payors challenging how providers submit bills.  The allegations have ranged from completely fabricated bills to overpayment of fees for out-of-network services.  The civil litigation has involved United Healthcare’s allegations against Next Health, LLC […]

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Alex Thiersch and Renee Coover Speak at the AmSpa Boot Camp in Los Angeles, California

Alex R. Thiersch and Renee E. Coover will present at the AmSpa Boot Camp in Los Angeles, California on April 7 – 8 , 2018. The Boot Camp covers important legal considerations anyone opening or running a medical spa should understand. The legal presentation, entitled “The Law,” will cover topics including  an overview of regional rules and regulations […]

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A Litigator’s Perspective of Physician Non-Competes – The Dos and Don’ts

A Litigator’s Perspective of Physician Non-Competes – The Dos and Don’ts ByrdAdatto has written many articles on physicians entering into non-compete agreements with their employers. In these agreements, physicians are customarily restricted from practicing medicine in a defined territory surrounding the employer for a set amount of time after termination of the employment relationship. However, […]

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123’s of Physician Separations

The breakup of a medical practice (or “doctor divorce”) is a common occurrence. Whether the breakup or departure of the physicians is voluntary or involuntary, the result is the same; economic impact on the practice.   If the practice did not address the separation process in its employment agreements or governing documents, then what is […]

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Happy Birthday, Dr. King

  Today, January 15, 2018, is the day the nation honors civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.  In the 1960’s, Dr. King’s actions successfully helped advance civil rights in this country.  ByrdAdatto wishes a Happy Birthday to Dr. King and his family.

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Happy Thanksgiving from ByrdAdatto!

As all of us at ByrdAdatto reflect this Thanksgiving, we  are thankful for each other, our friends, and our clients. Our relationships give our work meaning and keep us coming to the office each day.  We wish each of you a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday!

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